MX23RW : Friday, August 17 18:43:02
Aug 1, 2018 at 8.05pm UK at ​Aviva Stadium
Chelsea
1-1
Arsenal
Rudiger (6')
FT(HT: 1-0)
Lacazette (93')
Arsenal win 6-5 on penalties

Team News: Chelsea, Arsenal name strong XIs for clash in Dublin

Team News: Chelsea, Arsenal name strong XIs
© Reuters
Arsenal boss Unai Emery and Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri both name strong XIs for Wednesday's International Champions Cup match in Dublin.

Arsenal boss Unai Emery and Chelsea head coach Maurizio Sarri have both named strong XIs for Wednesday's International Champions Cup match in Dublin.

Cesar Azpilicueta returns for the Blues at right-back, while Jorginho, Ross Barkley, Alvaro Morata and Callum Hudson-Odoi are also handed starting roles by Sarri.

Thibaut Courtois, who has been strongly linked with a move to Real Madrid, remains unavailable following the 2018 World Cup, while the likes of Eden Hazard and Willian are still absent for the London outfit.

As for Arsenal, summer arrivals Sokratis and Matteo Guendouzi are both in the XI, while a strong front three sees Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Mesut Ozil all feature.

Aaron Ramsey also starts despite the speculation surrounding the Welshman's future.

Chelsea: Caballero; Azpilicueta, Luiz, Rudiger, Alonso; Jorginho, Fabregas, Barkley; Pedro, Morata, Hudson-Odoi
Subs: Bulka, Green, Zappacosta, Ampoadu, Christensen, Emerson, Moses, Drinkwater, Loftus-Cheek, Bakayoko, Piazon, Abraham

Arsenal: Cech; Bellerin, Mustafi, Sokratis, Kolasinac; Elneny, Ramsey, Guendouzi; Mkhitaryan, Aubameyang, Ozil

Follow Sports Mole's live minute-by-minute coverage of the action here.

Share this article now:
Mesut Ozil in action for Arsenal in the Europa League on April 26, 2018
Read Next:
Arsenal boss Emery explains Ozil plans
>

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Tables

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account